The pregnant widow of an American soldier killed in an ambush in Niger said Monday that Donald Trump had struggled to remember his name during a condolence call, in an account the president immediatel
The European Commission said a newspaper report that Jean-Claude Juncker had disparaged Theresa May's "despondent" demeanor after a dinner last week was a deliberate smear intended to disrupt Brexit n
The Mormon church's gradual embrace of the digital age for missionaries took another step forward Friday as the religion announced it is nearly doubling the missions where technology is allowed and sw
After years of dismantling discarded televisions and laptops, a Shanghai recycling plant is readying itself for a new wave of waste: piles of exhausted batteries from the surge of electric vehicles hi
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will appear Monday before a military judge who will determine his punishment for endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan. Before delivering his sentence, th
The threat from North Korea has grown to a "critical and imminent level" and the United States, Japan and South Korea must address the matter, Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera told his U.S.
Shinzo Abe has seized a "super-majority" in Japan's parliament but failed to win the hearts and minds of voters suspicious of his nationalist instincts and unenthused by his drive to change the countr
French judges are set to rule on whether a family in southern France can call their child "Jihad", a legal source told AFP Monday.
Kurdish prosecutor accuses the officials of inciting to violence
Berlin says it is investigating media reports claiming Peshmerga used German weapons on Iraqi government forces
An anti-corruption reporter's family appeared in court in Malta Monday for a libel case against her, a week after she was killed by a car bomb.
Adventurous travelers are most likely to boast stamps in passports from any continent, perhaps with the exception of Antarctica. The most fearless might include in their plans and travel to the icy la
Britain's democracy is one of the most secure in the world and will remain so, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday in response to a question about a suggestion that there may hav
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say a Lincoln officer accused of sexual assault has resigned. Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister (BLEYE’-meye-stur) announced Monday that officer resigned Friday after be
A man was seriously injured after his hand got caught in a roller press machine at a company in Epping Industria, Cape Town.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some Somalis who have returned to their homeland in recent years to help rebuild after decades of civil war say they won’t be deterred by a truck bombing that killed at least
PARIS (AP) — The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from “large parts” of their cities by 2030. Som
WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A community college in southeast Iowa has created a wetland on its campus to filter runoff from college-owned farmland and provide a learning tool for students and farmer
MIAMI (AP) — Federal court records show a Florida man is facing terrorism-related charges stemming from a purported plot to bomb a Miami-area shopping mall. The records show 53-year-old Vicente Adolf
Staff and learners at a Cape Town school were in shock when armed robbers allegedly attacked the secretary and made off with her cellphone.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — About 100 Durango community members gathered in solidarity with a female resident who was recent victim of sexual assault. The Durango Herald reports the candlelight vigil in ho
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man faces felony charges after he allegedly shot two people during a weekend brawl at a fast found restaurant. On Monday, Chicago police said 26-year-old Deshaun Carter is ch
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina tax collections are trailing slightly what legislators anticipated when forming the state budget last summer. A General Assembly staff report says taxes, fees and
eThekwini Municipality released a statement warning of severe thunderstorms in KZN, and urging residents to be alert in the case the weather affected the city.
Trump said he would make his choice to lead the Fed soon
Fourteen people have now died in the latest suicide bomb attack on the outskirts of the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, an official said Monday, calling for greater protection for those made homeless
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont fire department will now require its firefighters to inform the chief of any contact they have with police and any prescription medications they are taking that could im
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Retired Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell is scheduled to be deposed by lawyers seeking to determine if he conducted public business from his private email account. A Su
US President Donald Trump called Japan’s victorious Prime Minister Shinzo Abe late Sunday, congratulating him on a thumping electoral win, the White House said. “The president had a great
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday was forced to adjourn continuation of hearing of a suit filed by the Federal Government against Shell Western Supply and Trading Ltd over alleged crude oil ship
We want the family to know that we will be at every appearance to support them, said ward councillor Angus McKenzie.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mixed Monday morning as clothing and household goods companies climb while industrial companies stumble. Major indexes are at all-time highs after a six-week winning s
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will press Chinese President Xi Jinping during a visit to Beijing next month to do more to rein in North Korea and to cease what Washington sees as u
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The former Colorado public ethics official hired by the New York state Assembly in the wake of a scandal involving its leader at the time says her Albany job was “a waste of